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Boaz Man Charged With Sexual Abuse Of Child

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A Boaz man is charged with first degree sexual abuse. Investigators arrested Aaron Wayne Place last Thursday, April 5.

Aaron Wayne Pace (Photo: Etowah County Sheriff's Office)

Pace, 31, is accused of abusing a six-year-old girl.  The incident took place in early 2011.

Pace is being held in the Etowah County Detention Center on $100,000 bond.

Deputies with the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Pace.